STK-ID 19785

CS of mailbags attached to metal rack in parcels sorting room of post office. MS of three post office workers pitching parcels into mailbags. LAS from inside bag of parcel falling into bag, worker appearing, closing bag. HACS of post office worker throwing parcels. MS of two workers untying bags from metal rack, closing bags, loading bags onto wagon. FOLLOW SHOT of wagon being pushed to platform, truck driver unloading mailbags from truck. Rear MLS and CS of post office workers throwing parcels into mailbags. Shots of boys playing football in park. MS of woman sweeping front porch, postman coming up steps, giving letter to woman. MLS of postman delivering mail, stops to give food to dog, walks up to front porch of house. Rear MS of postman and boy near mailbox, PAN to truck driving down street, FOLLOW SHOT as it pulls up, driver walks up to mailbox, empties it as postman and boy watch, walks back to truck.


Excerpt from
The Postman
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486